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Standings
WSH
@CHW
7
12
NYY
@CLE
1
0
BOS
@DET
5
5
CIN
@BRO
5
6
 
(13)
CHC
@BSN
0
5
Monday, June 24, 1946,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 39,957, Time of Game: 2:26
Red Sox
5
45-17
 Won 2 
1st
at Tigers
5
33-27
 Lost 2 
3rd, 11 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         1  0  0   0  1  0   0  1  2    5 11  0
Tigers          4  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    5  9  1

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Metkovich RF 4 1 0 0 1 2 5 .245 .332 .333 .665 2 0 SB
Johnny Pesky SS 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .305 .364 .380 .744 1 2
Ted Williams LF 5 2 2 2 0 0 5 .351 .502 .675 1.177 2 0 HR
Bobby Doerr 2B 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .299 .358 .515 .873 2 6 2B
Rudy York 1B 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .279 .374 .463 .837 12 0
Dom DiMaggio CF 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .335 .438 .466 .904 2 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .299 .360 .394 .753 1 2
Hal Wagner C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .271 .386 .392 .777 5 2
Joe Dobson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .167 .130 .297 0 0
   Bob Klinger P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 0
   Johnny Lazor 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .176 .263 .353 .616
   Charlie Wagner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Paul Campbell 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .111 .200 .111 .311
   Bill Butland P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 1
   Tom McBride 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .294 .368 .324 .692
   Earl Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .583 .700 1.283 0 0
Team Totals 38 5 11 5 4 4 42 .289 .357 .395 .752 27 14
2B: B Doerr (17).
HR: T Williams (17).
TB: T Williams 5; B Doerr 4; D DiMaggio 2; H Wagner; B Klinger; P Campbell; J Pesky.
RBI: T Williams 2 (56); B Doerr (57); D DiMaggio (31); J Pesky (22).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Higgins-B Doerr-R York.
Baserunning
SB: G Metkovich (7).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Lake SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 5 .217 .337 .292 .629 0 2 2B,SH
Jimmy Outlaw 3B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .281 .352 .398 .751 0 2
Hoot Evers CF 4 0 1 0 1 2 5 .302 .393 .396 .790 4 0
Dick Wakefield LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .256 .361 .364 .725 1 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 3 2 1 1 2 1 5 .269 .362 .599 .961 10 2 HR,CS
Pat Mullin RF 4 1 3 4 0 0 4 .284 .331 .426 .757 3 1 HR,CS
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .242 .315 .394 .709 2 4 2B
Bob Swift C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .129 .250 .226 .476 5 0 GDP
Dizzy Trout P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .227 .244 .318 .563 2 0
   Tommy Bridges P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0
Team Totals 34 5 9 5 6 5 41 .265 .375 .500 .875 27 11
2B: E Lake (8); J Bloodworth (2).
HR: H Greenberg (17); P Mullin (3).
SH: E Lake (6).
TB: P Mullin 6; H Greenberg 4; E Lake 3; J Bloodworth 2; H Evers; D Trout.
GIDP: B Swift (2).
RBI: P Mullin 4 (13); H Greenberg (39).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: D Trout (2).
Baserunning
CS: H Greenberg (1); P Mullin (1).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Dobson 1 3 4 4 2 1 1 3.17 8 30
Bob Klinger 3 2 0 0 2 1 0 2.11 12
Charlie Wagner 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 5.17 8
Bill Butland 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.36 7
Earl Johnson 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.80 6
Team Totals 9 9 5 5 6 5 2 5.00 41 30

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dizzy Trout 8.2 11 5 4 3 4 1 2.34 40 45
Tommy Bridges 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.35 2
Team Totals 9 11 5 4 4 4 1 4.00 42 45
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Jones.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 39,957.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 George Metkovich RF 1 Eddie Lake SS
2 Johnny Pesky SS 2 Jimmy Outlaw 3B
3 Ted Williams LF 3 Hoot Evers CF
4 Bobby Doerr 2B 4 Dick Wakefield LF
5 Rudy York 1B 5 Hank Greenberg 1B
6 Dom DiMaggio CF 6 Pat Mullin RF
7 Pinky Higgins 3B 7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B
8 Hal Wagner C 8 Bob Swift C
9 Joe Dobson P 9 Dizzy Trout P

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